The shows, or The Eight as the event is being billed, are organized by JDub Records and Taglit-birthright Israel and will celebrate the Festival of Lights in New York City, Los Angeles, Boston, Seattle, San Francisco and Washington, D.C., as well as Tel Aviv, Mumbai, Moscow and Sydney.
In addition to musical performances by established acts, each concert will include sets by up-and-coming artists, multimedia performances and a menorah lighting ceremony.
The venues and lineups for cities in the U.S. are:
Los Angeles – Echoplex: Balkan Beat Box and Dengue Fever
San Francisco – The Independent: Apollo Sunshine
Seattle – Crocodile Café: Trachtenberg Family Slideshow Players and Golem
Boston – T.T. The Bear’s Place: Simple People, Mocean Worker and Wailing Wall
Tickets for all shows are available at www.goeight.com.